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Memorial Day Memories 2020

Today is Memorial Day in the United States. It is a national holiday to honor the memory of fallen soldiers.

There is no clear record when or where this holiday began. Over two dozen cities and towns lay claim to the birth place of Memorial Day. There is evidence that women’s groups in the South began decorating the graves of Confederate Soldiers before the end of the Civil War. Continue reading

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